Sony Xperia Ace with 5-inch FHD+ display, Water-resistant body, Android Pie announced

Sony Mobile has introduced new Xperia Ace (SO-02L), a compact smartphone in Japan along with the Xperia 1. It has a 5-inch Full HD+ display, is powered by Snapdragon 630 with 4GB of RAM, runs Android 9.0 (Pie), has a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/1.8 aperture,  AI scene detection and an 8-megapixel camera on the front.

It has a water and dust-resistant body with IPX5 and IPX8 ratings, features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and packs a 2700mAh battery.

Sony Xperia Ace specifications

  • 5-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+18:9 aspect ratio LCD Trilluminous Display for Mobile
  • 2.2 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 508 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 512GB via microSD card
  • Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • Dual SIM
  • 12MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, 1.25 μm, Exmor R sensor, Hybrid (OIS + EIS) image stabilization
  • 8MP front camera
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • Water and Dust Resistant (IPX5 / IPX8)
  • Dimensions: 140 x 67 x 9.3mm; Weight: 154g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, GLONASS, USB Type-C
  • 2700mAh battery with fast charging

The Sony Xperia Ace comes in Purple, Black and White colors, is priced at 48,600 yen (US$ 444 / Rs. 31,190 approx.) and will go on sale through Japanese operator NTT Docomo starting June 1st.


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